Type: Keyphrase
Name: Malware
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 19 reports

UPS Discloses Breach at 51 Stores

UPS came forward relatively quickly about a payment system hack that was discovered after the retailer received a sectorwide, government-issued alert about a specific form of antivirus-proof infection.UPS proactively hired a cybersecurity firm to inspect ... [Published - 5 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 14 reports

Facing a Breach, UPS Delivers Smart Cybersecurity Moves

United Parcel Service Inc. announced late Wednesday that it had suffered a data breach exposing customer information, but the unusual part of the news was that it caught and held the breach to just 1 percent of its stores nationwide, affecting about 105,000 ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 6 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 9 reports

Lastline Secures $10M for Its Malware Technology

Malware defense company Lastline Inc . has raised $10 million in new funding.New investors Dell Ventures and Presidio Ventures participated in the round with existing investors and Redpoint Ventures .... ... [Published Dow Jones Financial Information Services - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

Study: Most higher ed malware infections attributed to 'Flashback'

A security ratings firm found that Flashback – a trojan noted for infecting hundreds of thousands of Mac machines – was the most prevalent malware impacting institutions of higher education.On Thursday, BitSight Technologies released its first report ... [Published SC Magazine US - 6 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 20 reports

UPS discovers consumer data breach

Shipping service UPS is the latest company to announce a data breach.The UPS Store announced this week that a computer virus has possibly compromised credit card numbers, postal addresses and email addresses.The affected transactions happened between ... [Published Central Florida News 13 - 6 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 19 reports

Malware breach at 51 UPS stores 'fully contained': Company

The UPS Store Inc. said Wednesday that customer data at 51 of its franchised stores in 24 states may have been breached, although the situation is now contained and there is no evidence to date of fraud.The San Diego-based company said in a statement ... [Published Business Insurance - 7 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 6 reports

Tis the Season for University Malware Attacks

ybersecurity Grades Released for Key IndustriesI live in a college town. At this time of the year, residents have a single battle cry: “They’re ba-ack!” The students are slowly migrating back to campus, here and at colleges across the country.Students ... [Published IT Business Edge - 9 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 6 reports

UPS stores infected with credit-card stealing malware

Responding to U.S. government warnings, UPS conducted an investigation that uncovered credit-card stealing malware infecting computers at 51 of its stores in 24 states.In a letter [pdf] to customers, UPS said that personal information used to set up a ... [Published FierceITSecurity - 9 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 15 reports

UPS hacked! Payment card data stolen

In yet another revelation of retail hacking, the United Parcel Service (UPS) has confirmed that their system was exploited to gain customer information. There's bad news and there's good news in this situation.-advertisement-The bad news is that if you ... [Published Kim Komando - 9 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 4 reports

Customers of 3 Las Vegas UPS Stores may be at security risk

LAS VEGAS (KSNV -- Customers at three Las Vegas Valley UPS stores might have their credit/debit card information at risk, according to the company.The shipping company said it uncovered malware that may have affected customers at 1 percent ... [Published My News 3 - 10 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 16 reports

Malaysia media claims Chinese hackers stole classified data of MH370 a day after it went missing

(Charles Pertwee/Bloomberg)Five months after Malaysia Airlines flight 370 went missing, a report emerged on Wednesday saying that Chinese hackers have targeted Malaysian government departments involved in the search for the jet.According to  the Malaysian ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 5 reports

Watch out for this frighteningly smart malware that’s infected over 75,000 jailbroken iPhones

The malware protection that comes with Apple’s walled-off garden is only so good as long as you stay in that confined space, as otherwise hackers will be able to attack you with malicious programs. Specifically, jailbroken iPhones, which can install any ... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 20 2014]


"I apologize for any anxiety this may have caused our customers. At The UPS Store the trust of our customers is of utmost importance. As soon as we became aware of the potential malware intrusion, we deployed extensive resources to quickly address and eliminate this issue. Our customers can be assured that we have identified and fully contained the incident."
"As soon as we became aware of the potential malware intrusion, we deployed extensive resources to quickly address and eliminate this issue" UPS store president Tim Davis said in a statement
Despite the fact phishing has been around for years it's still a huge money spinner for scammers. Phishing is described as "the act of sending an email to a user falsely claiming to be an established legitimate enterprise in an attempt to scam the user into surrendering private information that will be used for identity theft."
Finally, Harper says continue to keep an eye on your credit even months down the road. "Check it again in three months and if there is an address you don't recognize, a P O box number...Because if someone applies for a credit card, they don't want it to go to your house, they want it to go where they can get their hands on it" said Harper

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EDITORIAL: The naked truth about airport screening [Published Washington Times - 11 mins ago]
Mid-South impacted by data breach at UPS Store [Published WREG - 28 mins ago]
Data breach impacts 3 Metro Atlanta UPS stores [Published CBS Atlanta - 36 mins ago]
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Testing for wholesale Ethernet services [Published HongKong Business - 1 hour ago]
JPMorgan customers targeted in huge phishing scam [Published ITWire - 1 hour ago]
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NRC Computers Were Hacked Repeatedly, Report Says [Published Power Magazine - 2 hours ago]
Don't negotiate on ransomware [Published Business Spectator - 2 hours ago]
Where could next cyber threat emerge? Experts o... [Published - 2 hours ago]
Avira AntiVir Rescue System (Aug 20, 2014) [Published - 2 hours ago]
What does that "look like"? [Published Windows Incident Response - 3 hours ago]
Research Says Nation's Top Colleges and Univers... [Published Security Magazine - 4 hours ago]
E-ZPass system hijacked in latest phishing scam [Published Albuquerque Journal - 4 hours ago]
51 Franchised UPS Stores Hacked, Possible Data ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 4 hours ago]
Which breach should concern you more: Community... [Published - 4 hours ago]
Con artists exploit death of actor Robin Williams [Published WFXG FOX 54 - 4 hours ago]
Tucson UPS store affected by data breach [Published KGUN 9 - 4 hours ago]
UPS confirms malware breach at 51 stores [Published Chain Store Age - 4 hours ago]
51 Franchised UPS Stores Hacked, Possible Data ... [Published Small Business Trends - 4 hours ago]
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What does that "look like"? [Published Windows Incident Response - 3 hours ago]
We've heard this question a lot, haven't we? I attended a conference about 2 1/2 years ago, and the agenda for that conference had about half a dozen or more presentations that contained "APT" in their title.  I attended several of them, and I have ...
Daily Ruleset Update Summary 08/21/2014 [Published Emerging Threats - 5 hours ago]
[***] Summary: [***] 9 Open signatures, 21 Pro (9+13). OneLouder, Machete, Various Android, SillyFDC. Thanks: @jaimeblascob @EKWatcher and Nathan Fowler. [+++] Added rules: [+++] Open: 2018976 – ET MALWARE retrieval (malware.rules) 2018977 ...
[tt] (PFF 2014-04) The Operating System That Ca... [Published TranshumanTech - 6 hours ago]
[ ] (... links deleted ...) The Operating System That Can Protect You Even if You Get Hacked The Operating System That Can Protect You Even ...
Study: Most higher ed malware infections attrib... [Published Latest articles from SC Magazine News - 7 hours ago]
Flashback caused a stir in 2012 when some 650,000 Macs were infected with the malware. ...
JPMorgan Customers Targeted In Email Phishing C... [Published Clusterstock - 8 hours ago]
By Jim Finkle and Nadia Damouni BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fraudsters are targeting JPMorgan Chase & Co customers in an email "phishing" campaign that is unusual because it attempts to collect credentials for that bank and also infect PCs with a ...
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The UPS Store, Inc. Notifies Customers Of Poten... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 20 2014]
MRG Effitas Awards Wontok SafeCentral New Real ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 21 2014]
Hexis Cyber Solutions and Infosecurity Magazine... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 15 2014]
PeerNova Announces Investment by Cyber-Security... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 08 2014]
Speech: Karen Bradley Speech on UK Cyber Security [Published Keeping the UK safe in cyber space - Activity o ... - Jun 17 2014]
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